Student Transitions

The Department of Student Transitions within the UGA Division of Student Affairs is dedicated to supporting students through key times of transition during their time at the University of Georgia. Within Student Transitions, students will be connected to campus resources, learn strategies to effectively navigate their collegiate experience, and take part in various transition programming opportunities.

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Take a look at how the Department of Student Transitions supports UGA students

Dawg Camp

Dawg Camp is a nationally renowned extended orientation program designed to assist students with their transition into the University of Georgia community. Dawg Camp provides a foundation for a successful college experience by exposing participants to student life, exploring common transition topics, and engaging in fun and dynamic activities.

Welcome UGA

Welcome UGA is a campus wide effort to celebrate and support first-year, transfer and returning students to campus at the beginning of each semester. The great thing about Welcome UGA is that there are events and programs that range in size, location, and focus—you are sure to find something that interests you!

Transfer Student Experience (TSE)

Student Transitions is committed to supporting transfer students through their move to the University of Georgia by cultivating a sense of belonging, assisting students in building personal networks, and providing intentional programming. We help students adjust to their new home.

Latest News

Donald Coleman

Introducing Donald Coleman

Donald A. Coleman Jr. has been named as the first director of Student Transitions at the University of Georgia. The Director of Student Transitions will play a vital role in the provision of programs and services to ensure the retention, progression, and success of UGA students.

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Connect with us!

Please reach out to Student Transitions with any questions you have about the student experience, how to find your place on campus, or ways to make meaningful connections during your time at UGA.